With the rise of social media, it's harder than ever to keep an eye on a kid's activities online. There are now sites that work to help parents stay involved with their tweens' online lives by creating kid-tested, mother-approved social media outlets.Read more ›
The U.S. foreign policy regarding China will likely be a major issue in the 2012 race. The country holds America's debt and multinational companies are expanding there, yet it has a vexing human rights history.Read more ›
Trying to get over every past trauma, fear, hang-up, obsession and hurdle in your life? Just ask author Augusten Burroughs. He'll join us to talk about his new collection of essays.Read more ›
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Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.